CPD officer allegedly found sleeping in vehicle suspended

Chicago police are investigating a video posted online that allegedly shows an officer asleep in his vehicle. (WLS)

Chicago Police have suspended the officer who was allegedly found sleeping in this vehicle.

The officer has been slapped with an unpaid five-day suspension.

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A police spokesman says that the incident is unacceptable and not in keeping with the high expectations placed on our officers by this department and the residents of Chicago.

A witness recorded a Chicago Police officer appearing to sleep inside his squad car on busy 63rd Street at Campbell. The video was posted on Facebook and went viral.
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